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Stock Analysts’ ratings reiterations for Monday, June 16th:

Access Midstream Partners (NYSE:ACMP) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank currently has a $70.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $68.00.

Access Midstream Partners (NYSE:ACMP) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank currently has a $70.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $68.00.

Agios Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AGIO) had its overweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently has a $60.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $55.00.

Franklin Resources (NYSE:BEN) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Zacks. Zacks currently has a $59.00 price target on the stock. Zacks’ analyst wrote, “Franklin’s fiscal second-quarter 2014 earnings missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate and were below the prior-year quarter earnings as well. Results were impacted by higher expenses. However, improved top line, a healthy capital position and increased level of assets under management (AUM) were the positives. We believe Franklin’s global footprint is an exceptionally favorable strategic point as its AUM is well diversified. The company is also poised to benefit from its acquisitions in the last couple of years, efficient capital deployment activities and a strong balance sheet. However, regulatory restrictions and a sluggish economic recovery could mar AUM growth and increase costs.”

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at Zacks. Zacks currently has a $34.50 price target on the stock. Zacks’ analyst wrote, “Blackstone’s first-quarter 2014 economic net income per share came in well ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Improvement in revenues across all business segments was partially offset by higher expenses. Further, strong growth in assets under management (AUM) and an improved balance sheet were the tailwinds. We believe Blackstone’s diversification in revenue mix and footprint, along with steadily increasing AUM, will support its growth. Moreover, the improving economic conditions will aid the company’s fund-raising ability, though regulatory changes would partially offset it. However, we remain concerned about the impact of elevated expenses and increased dependence on management and advisory fees on the company’s financials in the near term.”

Citigroup (NYSE:C) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently has a $58.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $10.00. The analysts wrote, “According to the June 13 article citing people familiar with the matter, the DoJ is looking for more than $10B to settle its probe into C’s pre crisis RMBS issuance, and is likely to sue if C doesn’t up its offer of less than $4B. Citi has not commented.”

CBRE Group (NYSE:CBG) had its market outperform rating reiterated by analysts at JMP Securities. JMP Securities currently has a $34.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $32.00.

The Carlyle Group (NYSE:CG) had its overweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The firm currently has a $45.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $39.50.

Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The firm currently has a $71.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $69.00.

Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse. The firm currently has a $83.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $72.00.

CONSOL Energy (NYSE:CNX) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs.

Computer Sciences (NYSE:CSC) had its equal weight rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. Barclays currently has a $67.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $58.00.

Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCA) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Macquarie. The firm currently has a $82.00 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $84.00.

Dynagas LNG Partners (NASDAQ:DLNG) had its outperform rating reissued by analysts at Credit Suisse. Credit Suisse currently has a $28.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $25.00.

Federated Nat (NASDAQ:FNHC) had its outperform rating reaffirmed by analysts at Raymond James. Raymond James currently has a $26.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $22.00.

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:GT) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Zacks. They currently have a $27.00 target price on the stock. Zacks’ analyst wrote, “Goodyear reported a 33.3% rise in earnings per share to $0.56 in the first quarter of 2014, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.60. Revenues fell 8.2% year over year to $4.5 billion, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $4.75 billion. The drop in revenues was due to lower sales in other tire-related businesses, a lower price/mix and an unfavorable foreign currency translation. Goodyear’s capital deployment strategy, innovative product launches and efforts to improve margins are yielding results. However, weakness in Latin America, rising debt and capital expenditure and falling cash balance are some concerns. Considering the pros and cons, we have maintained our Neutral recommendation. “

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) had its overweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley currently has a $38.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $35.00. The analysts wrote, “We’re updating our estimates and increasing our PT to $38 (from $35) following HRB’s strong F14 results. Solid execution raises our confidence that mgmt can deliver on the EPS growth trajectory that we hope for. NT catalysts appear to be positive drivers; reiterate OW.”

International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) had its neutral rating reissued by analysts at Zacks. They currently have a $15.00 price target on the stock.

Lear (NYSE:LEA) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at KeyCorp. KeyCorp currently has a $104.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $97.00.

Lennox International (NYSE:LII) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at MKM Partners. MKM Partners currently has a $100.00 target price on the stock.

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley currently has a $42.00 target price on the stock. The analysts wrote, “LPT announced the acquisition of five well located, 100% occupied Class-A multi-tenant industrial buildings in Durham, NC for $44 million. The buildings total more than 705,000 square feet, doubling the company’s exposure in the Triangle market which now totals 1.4 million square feet. The purchase price equates to $62 per square foot and a cap rate of 6-7%.”

Mirati Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MRTX) had its market outperform rating reiterated by analysts at JMP Securities. JMP Securities currently has a $28.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $25.00.

Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL) had its overweight rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. Barclays currently has a $47.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $44.00.

Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) had its positive rating reaffirmed by analysts at DA Davidson. The firm currently has a $55.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $51.00. The analysts wrote, “Yesterday, Tesla (TSLA – $205.56) announced that in an effort to expand the adoption of battery-powered vehicles, the company is making their patents ‘open source’. While the outcome of this move will not be known for some time, we do see the potential that it will drive other manufacturers to adopt EDV technology for new and existing models. “Tesla has found considerable success in the EDV market with the production run rate of the flagship Model S reaching a record 7,535 units in Q1:CY14 and is expected to reach 8,500-9,000 units in Q2:CY14, trending well above the 22,477 units sold in CY13. Historically, Tesla has collaborated with several other manufacturers and recently has been meeting with BMW, suggesting they build their own gigafactory.”

Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) had its outperform rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen and Company.

Rogers (NYSE:ROG) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at DA Davidson. DA Davidson currently has a $77.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $69.00. The analysts wrote, “Presenting at the recent Mobile Asia Expo, China Mobile chairman, Xi Guohua, detailed the company’s 4G progress and aggressive network expansion plans. Expanding 4G is a top priority for China Mobile, which is targeting the goal of 50 million LTE subscribers in the not too distant future and noted the need to expand coverage to more than 500,000 base stations. While 4G in China remains focused on high-end devices, the push going forward is to branch out with devices targeting mass-market customers. “Similarly, both China Telecom and China Unicom have plans to deploy a significant amount of new LTE base stations by the end of 2014. Although exact timing of build outs can fluctuate, we believe growth in the near-term will remain robust and bode well for suppliers. With positive exposure to the widespread Chinese LTE build out, we see Rogers as a key beneficiary of this trend and anticipate results in the Printed Circuit Materials segment could continue to reach new highs.”

Sanchez Energy Corp (NYSE:SN) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. The firm currently has a $38.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $32.00.

Sunedison (NASDAQ:SUNE) had its buy rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They currently have a $35.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $13.00.

Sysco Corp. (NYSE:SYY) had its neutral rating reaffirmed by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They currently have a $40.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $36.00.

Tibco Software (NASDAQ:TIBX) had its underweight rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays. They currently have a $22.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $24.00.

Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at KeyCorp. The firm currently has a $105.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $90.00.

United Natural Foods (NASDAQ:UNFI) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. The firm currently has a $74.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $89.00.

United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) had its outperform rating reissued by analysts at Credit Suisse. The firm currently has a $114.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $111.00.

Vantiv (NYSE:VNTV) had its buy rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank currently has a $36.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $32.00.

Verint Systems (NASDAQ:VRNT) had its overweight rating reissued by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The firm currently has a $55.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $56.50.

Woodward (NYSE:WWD) had its buy rating reissued by analysts at DA Davidson. The firm currently has a $60.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $50.00. The analysts wrote, “Woodward recently raised FY14 EPS guidance to $2.35-$2.45, a sizeable increase from its prior estimate of $2.10-$2.30. Management cited increased visibility through the first two months of the current quarter and updated firm orders for the remainder of the fiscal year as the main drivers of the estimates increase. “Management appears confident in end-market growth and the company is currently experiencing considerable momentum in order rates. Further, management stated it expects the increased sales growth and earnings leverage to provide a positive impact on FY15 earnings.”

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